Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery


1615-1868 (made)
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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Porcelain painted in underglaze blue
Brief Description
Cer, Japan, Arita, blue and white

Dish, round, foliated; white ring, middle

Irene Finch gift, 85/46
  • Height: 3.4cm
  • Diameter: 16.1cm
Dimensions taken directly from object
Credit line
Given by Miss Irene Finch, IF collection no. 85/46
Object history
Irene Finch note, 2009: FE.111-2006 is really 85/46: pictures mixed up, Fe l 10

(80 is really 01/1 not 85/46)

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85/46 FE.111-2006

Round petalloid dish in b&w, White Ring format. The inventive modifications seem late 18th or 19th C, as also 82 88/105. Border with a naturalistic version of a peony scroll. Logo of two phoenixes interconnected in the manner of the 3 Friends Ring elements. They have spiky scrolls for tails like thel9th C modifications of scrolling.
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record createdMay 22, 2009
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